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WELCOME TO THE ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN

We are one of the 23 Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia. Our diocese is a partnership of churches in 60 ministry units, numerous associated agencies and schools, covering most of south-east New South Wales, the eastern Riverina and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It stretches from Marulan in the north, from Batemans Bay to Eden on the south coast, across to Holbrook in the south-west, north to Wagga Wagga, Temora, Young and Goulburn.

TOP STORIES & ARTICLES

New Rector for Manuka

After a decade as Parish Priest at Molong, near Orange in the Central West of NSW, Ben Edwards will be inducted as Rector of St Paul’s, Manuka, on 15 December. Ben is married to...

Colour Me Googong – Diving In, Empowering Women

Wow! What an afternoon! Despite the storms and downpours, the creative juices flowed freely. Participants ranged from 4 to 70+ years, some semi-professional artists, others...

History Book Launched at SWAC

On Sunday 30th September 18 months of hard work came to fruition. More than 65 people, some from as far as the coastal regions of our diocese, gathered together to launch the...

Praying for Rain in Temora

With the district still parched the Temora Christian groups recently conducted a special service last Friday to pray for rain. The call to prayer was organised after...

Messy Ministry at SMiV

One of the challenges facing churches is our age profile – often much older than the communities we are seeking to reach. For the past 18 months, SMiV (St Mary in the Valley)...

Remembrance and Thanksgiving

The centenary of the end of World War 1 in 1918 was marked by a service of remembrance and thanksgiving at St Saviour’s Cathedral, Goulburn, on Saturday 13th October....

New Chaplain for Police Force Academy

The Reverend Murray Woolnough has recently joined the diocese to become the Senior Chaplain to the NSW Police Force Academy in Goulburn. Murray has moved from Newcastle Diocese,...

Farewell to Celia Irving

After sixteen years of involvement with the Diocese Celia Irving, currently our Director of Safe Communities, is retiring on 15 November this year. A farewell was held for Celia...

Meet the New Bishop

The Reverend Dr Mark Short has been elected as the eleventh Diocesan Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Canberra and Goulburn. The Episcopal Electoral Synod came together from...

Electoral Synod Sermon from Bishop Trevor

You can read the full text of Bishop Trevor's Electoral Synod Sermon delivered at St Saviour's Cathedral on 8 November...

COMING EVENTS

Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

  For more information visit the website: http://christmasoratorio.com/ You can read the press release...